ESP B01 Special Lecture on President Duterte’s Domestic and Foreign Policies
Date: October 27, 2016
Venue: Room 1C (1st floor), National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
Speaker: Professor Walden Bello
Title: “Typhoon Digong: Making Sense of President Duterte’s Domestic and Foreign Policies”
Abstract: The talk will touch on the reasons for President Rodrigo Duterte’s electoral victory, discuss the extra-judicial executions of thousands suspected drug dealers and users taking place under his watch, and analyze the implications of his foreign policy pronouncements for the Asia-Pacific region, in particular for the Japan, China, and the United States.
Registration: email@example.com ( Ms. Eriko Kimura)